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Reckitt Benckiser Group Fundamentals

Company Name Reckitt Benckiser Last Updated 04 Jun 2020
Industry Consumer Goods Sector Nondurable Household Products
Shares in Issue (m) 711.00 Market Cap (£m) 50,040.43
PE Ratio -13.54 Div per Share (p) 174.60
Div Yield 2.48 Div Cover 0.00
EPS -519.70 EPS Growth (%) -269.78
PEG 0.05 DPS Growth (%) 2.28
Debt Ratio 59.47 Debt Equity Ratio 0.61
Net Gearing 65.91 Gross Gearing 70.73
Asset Equity Ratio 3.42 Cash Equity Ratio 16.47
Quick Ratio 0.42 Current Ratio 0.56
Price To Book Value 5.32 ROCE -9.08

Reckitt Benckiser Group Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 16 Apr 2020 28 May 2020 GBX 101.60 174.60
H1 Dividend 22 Aug 2019 26 Sep 2019 GBX 73.00
H2 Dividend 18 Apr 2019 23 May 2019 GBX 100.20 170.70
H1 Dividend 16 Aug 2018 27 Sep 2018 GBX 70.50
H2 Dividend 12 Apr 2018 24 May 2018 GBX 97.70 164.30
H1 Dividend 17 Aug 2017 28 Sep 2017 GBX 66.60
H2 Dividend 13 Apr 2017 25 May 2017 GBX 95.00 153.20
H1 Dividend 18 Aug 2016 29 Sep 2016 GBX 58.20
H2 Dividend 14 Apr 2016 26 May 2016 GBX 88.70 139.00
H1 Dividend 13 Aug 2015 25 Sep 2015 GBX 50.30

Reckitt Benckiser Group Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 2,140 1,858 1,754
Intangible Assets 24,261 30,278 29,487
Investments 705 562 348
Total Fixed Assets 27,106 32,698 31,589
Stocks 1,314 1,276 1,201
Debtors 2,079 2,097 2,004
Cash & Equivalents 1,549 1,483 2,125
Other Assets 91 96 94
Total Assets 32,139 37,650 37,013
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 8,931 7,614 6,576
Creditors after 1 year 13,801 15,247 16,864
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 22,732 22,861 23,440
Net assets 9,407 14,789 13,573
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 74 74 74
Share Premium 245 245 243
Profit / Loss -2,107 2,722 2,499
Other Equity -14,309 -13,792 -13,823
Preference & Minorities 44 47 40
Total Capital Employed 9,407 14,789 13,573
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 59.47 50.76 55.41
Debt-to-Equity 0.61 0.67 0.72
Net Gearing 65.91 56.78 57.59
Gross Gearing 70.73 60.72 63.33
Assets / Equity 3.42 2.55 2.73
Cash / Equity 16.47 10.03 15.66
EPS -519.70 306.10 878.70
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 1,411 2,454 2,491
Cashflow before financing 969 2,032 -6,405
Increase in Cash 139 -586 1,332
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 12,846 12,597 11,512
Cost of sales 5,068 4,962 4,642
Gross Profit 7,778 7,635 6,870
Operating Profit 1,954 3,047 2,737
Pre-Tax profit -2,107 2,722 2,499
Profit / Loss for the year 74 74 74

Reckitt Benckiser Group Company Background

Sector Nondurable Household Products
Activities Reckitt Benckiser Group plc is the global leading consumer health and hygiene company. Driven by a purpose of providing innovative solutions for healthier lives and happier homes, RB has operations in over 60 countries. From the foundations of wellness and infant nutrition, to the fundamentals of a hygienic home, its global brands help people live healthier, happier lives. RB has world leading Powerbrands which include household names such as Enfamil, Nutramigen, Nurofen, Strepsils, Gaviscon, Mucinex, Durex, Scholl, Clearasil, Lysol, Dettol, Veet, Harpic, Cillit Bang, Mortein, Finish, Vanish, French's, Calgon, Woolite and Air Wick. RB's unique culture is at the heart of its success. Its drive to achieve, passion to outperform and commitment to quality and scientific excellence is manifested in the work of over 40,000 employees worldwide. RB is proud to lead the Save a Child a Minute campaign, which aims to eliminate child deaths from diarrhoea, one of the world's largest killers of children under five.
Latest Interim Date 30 Jul 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 27 Feb 2020

Reckitt Benckiser Group Directors

Appointed Director Position
16 Jul 2019 Laxman Narasimhan Chief Executive Officer
09 Apr 2020 Jeffrey Carr Chief Financial Officer
10 Feb 2015 Christopher Alan Sinclair Non-Executive Chairman
01 Jul 2018 Andrew Robert John Bonfield Non-Executive Director
01 Dec 2013 Nicandro Durante Non-Executive Director
10 Feb 2015 Mary Elaine Harris Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2018 Dr Mehmood Khan Non-Executive Director
10 Feb 2015 Dr Pamela Josephine Kirby Non-Executive Director
01 Jul 2019 Sara Mathew Non-Executive Director
01 Sep 2018 Elane Stock Non-Executive Director

Reckitt Benckiser Group Contact Details

Company Name Reckitt Benckiser
Company Address 103-105 Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire SL1 3UH.
Company Telephone +44 (0)1753 217 800
Company Website http://www.rb.com/

Reckitt Benckiser Group Advisors

Auditor Name PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Auditor Address 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH.
Auditor Website http://www.pwc.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44(0) 20 7583 5000
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name Deutsche Bank AG London
Broker Address 1 Great Winchester Street, London EC2N 2DB.
Broker Website http://www.db.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0) 20 7545 8000
Adviser Name Credit Suisse
Adviser Address One Cabot Square, London E14 4QJ.
Adviser Website http://www.credit-suisse.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 20 7888 1000
Solicitor Name Slaughter & May
Solicitor Address One Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8YY.
Solicitor Website http://www.slaughterandmay.com/
Solicitor Telephone +44 (0)20 7600 1200
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